Consultant Psychiatrist CAMHS

£100000 - £140000 per annum

Job Details

My client is looking to recruit a highly motivated and forward thinking Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist within a low secure Mental Health Hospital in Ebbw Vale, South Wales.

As a Consultant Psychiatrist your responsibilities will be:

  • Lead a multi-disciplinary clinical team comprising nursing, social work, psychology, teaching and specialist therapists in delivering a comprehensive and high quality Tier 4 CAMHS service
  • Managing clinical complexity and severity through direct clinical assessment/treatments, case management and consultation
  • Clinical responsibility for young adults on the ward, including multi-disciplinary ward rounds, risk reviews, strategic reviews
  • Supervising the process of referral and admission, including contributing to pre admission assessments of young people with other team members
  • Providing leadership to the multi-disciplinary team in relation to the assessment, formulation and treatment of young people
  • Consultation, advice and direct co-work with non-medical colleagues in the multi-disciplinary teams to enhance the effectiveness of interventions when specialist medical/psychiatric skills are required
  • Attending consultants' meetings and other hospital committees as appropriate
  • Maintaining CPD and re-validation requirements, as determined by the General Medical Council and Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Contribute to the senior on-call rota

Salary for the role is up to £140,000 depending on experience.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Full GMC registration with licence to practice
  • Section 12 Approval and have Approved Clinician status
  • CAMHS experience

Please call Leanne Irving on 07983 200 945 for more information about this exciting new role.


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